Cervo Mountain Resort

Zermatt, Switzerland

From £2100 per person in low season
From £2900 per person in high season

based on 7 nights

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per person based on 2 people sharing a Deluxe Double room on a bed and breakfast basis including return airport train transfers.

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At a Glance

  • A charming and friendly hotel made up of five chalets, each with their own spa area, and one main chalet

  • All rooms have Matterhorn views, and balcony or terrace

  • Spend the afternoon relaxing on the terrace with its fabulous views

  • Cosy and homely with an informal atmosphere, the hotel is popular with couples and friends

  • For a large party or group, chalets can be rented privately

  • Good location on a terrace above Zermatt and a few minutes from Sunnegga funicular

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Zermatt offers excellent conditions throughout a long season. Skiing is well under way by early December and even late November due to high altitude glacial terrain around 4000m. As the season progresses, lower runs offer great conditions too and the skiing below 2000m is appealing when it gets really cold. By April when other resorts can be knee deep in slush, Zermatt will have the best conditions in the Alps. Check out the Zermatt Unplugged music festival in April too.

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Insider's View

The best location for ski in (to the boot room!) and ski out (down an elevator to the Sunnegga Express lift) in Zermatt.

At the end of the day stop off for a drink on the sunny terrace, a great spot for après ski.

The tartan theme throughout creates a cosy alpine feel

After a day on the slopes, ski directly down to your alpine retreat located on the hill. Enjoy the famed Cervo Après with live music with an incredible view of the Matterhorn.

The sun terrace is the place to be when the sun is shining on the afternoon! Live music, great food and drinks and you can ski straight to it!

Call us on 020 3993 4743 to start planning your holiday to Cervo Mountain Resort

Description

The Cervo Mountain Resort in Zermatt is a boutique hotel situated on a terrace above the village, with spectacular views of the Matterhorn. Cosy and relaxed, it's ideal for those looking for a charming and chic place to stay in this lively resort.

Overlooking the village, Cervo Mountain Resort is a lovely spot in which to take in the delights of Zermatt. With a central chalet housing the bar, lounge and restaurant, the hotel has five separate chalets of between five to eleven rooms, which can be taken separately or as a whole. For privacy and exclusivity, the Cervo's Owners Lodge is a cosy retreat sleeping up to six people, and is ideal for special occasions or family groups, where meals can be taken either in the chalet or in the restaurant. With panoramic windows, a private terrace with views of the Matterhorn and an outdoor whirlpool, it's one of Zermatt's secret gems.

The central chalet is the hub of the hotel with a buzzing bar and lounge, lit by candles,and great for socialising after a fulfilling day in the mountains. Alternatively, relax over a long lunch on the sunny terrace with fabulous views of the Matterhorn. The charming Cervo Puro restaurant is rustic and cosy and has a lovely 'mountain' feel, with plenty of wood panelling, big cushions and black and white pictures adorning the walls. The Ferdinand restaurant is great for cheese lovers with specialities including fondue, raclette and a table barbecue.

The rooms are contemporary and all have a balcony and view of the Matterhorn. Junior Suites have a separate lounge, and the Master Suites also have a dining area and kitchenette. Each chalet enjoys a separate spa area with a relaxation room, steam room, sauna, outdoor Jacuzzi and massage room.

The Cervo enjoys a convenient location in the resort, with its own lift linking to the entrance of the Sunnegga funicular. The resort itself lies at an altitude of 1620 meters at the foot of the world-renowned Matterhorn and surrounded by an additional 38 majestic peaks. Due to its southerly location, Zermatt shares part of its border with Italy and thus enjoys a mild climate with extended periods of sunshine. Although a beautiful and internationally renowned spot with numerous hotels, restaurants, bars and elegant shops, Zermatt has never lost any of its village charm and both in summer and winter remains an ideal spot for an active, refreshing or relaxing vacation.

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Accommodation

Cervo Mountain Resort has 54 rooms and suites located within 7 lodges, each lodge has it's own unique concept but all rooms and suites have unique views of the surrounding mountains.

Huntsman Spa Suite

Huntsman Spa Suite is one of the suites located within 5* Huntsman Lodge. The suite is 54sqm with bath tub, shower and terrace with outdoor bathtub.

Huntsman Lodge

Huntsman Lodgeis a suite located within 5* Huntsman Lodge and made up of the Huntsman Triple Suite and Huntsman S Double Room. The suite ranges from 263-371sqm with a separate living room with fireplace and kitchen with large dining area.

Huntsman Triple Suite

Huntsman Triple Suite is a suite located within 5* Huntsman Lodge. The suite is 240sqm with 3 bedrooms, living room with fireplace and kitchen with large dining area.

Childcare

The hotel is very welcoming but has no particular children's facilities.

Facilities

There are three restaurants at Cervo Mountain Resort with a wide variety of culinary offerings. Madre Nostra is an Italian restaurant specialising in homemade pasta using ingredients directly from local farms and fishermen. Bazaar is the heart of Cervo and where everyone comes together, the restauarnt is 100% vegetarian and inspired by the lively markets of the East. Finally, Ferdinand is a traditional Swiss restaurant offering delicious fondue and raclette.

Activities

Zermatt is part of the Matterhorn Ski Paradise area, home to 350km of pistes, with a connection to Cervinia in Italy. There’s enough to keep skiers of all standards amused. The village itself is a pleasure to explore, whether on foot or in a horse-drawn carriage, with a wealth of shops, restaurants and historic buildings to enjoy. Exploring the mountain is also straightforward with mountain railways and some wonderful walks, whether on foot or on snowshoes. If you would like a really close view of the Matterhorn, a helicopter flight around it is truly breathtaking.

Zermatt is much more of a cultural centre than many other resorts. The Matterhorn Museum is a must-see with fascinating exhibits and the English church is a highlight, especially at Christmas. Every April, the Zermatt Unplugged music festival attracts big name acts.

There are also plenty more active possibilities including the fitness centre, indoor tennis and squash, gym, heli-skiing, ice skating, paragliding, stunning walking tours, gorge adventures, ice climbing and tobogganing.

Reviews

5

Katherine Gotla (Staff)

Stay here for the best location in town in terms of skiing right to the boot room door after a day up the mountain. They cannot do more here to make sure your stay is truly memorable and the attention to detail and service is top notch. Dinner in the restaurant was amazing! As was the hot tub over looking the views down to town.

Experiences

  • First Tracks

    Ski the Matterhorn before anyone else is out of bed! Take the lift on a Thursday morning with the pisteurs and have the entire mountain to yourself (and maybe a few friends).

  • FlyRail Baggage

    If you are flying into Switzerland and taking the train to your chosen destination, take the hassle of struggling with all those extra bags and FlyRail them all the way to the railway station, where they can be collected at your leisure.

  • Glacier Palace

    Billed as the highest glacier palace in the world, this ethereal attraction is well worth a visit. Mysterious sounds accompany you as you discover this glacial world, and there's even an ice slide.

  • Gourmet Helicopter Tour around the Matterhorn, Zermatt

    Enjoy a helicopter tour around the mighty Matterhorn, take in all the breathtaking views of the most imposing mountain in Switzerland, land on the Unterrothorn to enjoy lunch at a mountain restaurant, before skiing back down.

  • Helicopter Tours around the Matterhorn in Zermatt

    Take in a bird's-eye view of the wonder of the Matterhorn with a helicopter tour in Zermatt, Switzerland. A thrilling sightseeing flight, ideal for a special occasion or treat.

  • Iglu-Dorf

    Visit Zermatt's igloo village at the top of the Gornergrat railway, at 2,727m. A unique experience to dine or even sleep overnight in an igloo.

  • Paragliding in Zermatt

    An exhilarating and spectacular view of the winter wonderland that is Zermatt and the Matterhorn from the heady heights of paragliding. Tandem flights are available throughout the winter months with different take off points around the resort.

  • Zermatlantis in Zermatt

    Try to find time to visit Zermatlantis - an underground museum close to the church which gives you a fascinating historic tour of the village.

Location & directions

Zermatt, Switzerland

On a terrace above the village. Nearest ski lift is Sunegga funicular - a 2-minute ride down in the elevator.

How to get there

Fly to Zurich or Geneva (1-hour 40-minutes) followed by train transfer from either airport to Zermatt.

Speak to our specialists 020 3993 8860

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